BI Administrator
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 4/8/2019

Job Description

We have an opening with a major aerospace firm in Reston, VA for a BI Administrator with Cognos and Server administration experience. This is a temp to hire opening and requires US Citizenship. Please note: This is a remote opening but we prefer candidates local to Reston, VA. Please read the job description below and email your resume at [Click Here To Join], if you fit the requirements. 
 
Requisition # 3628
The successful candidate will be a part of the team that is responsible for Enterprise Business Intelligence. This position requires that the candidate understands, uses and applies technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques and provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate to high scope and complexity. The candidate will also regularly interact with the customers to understand, document and communicate their needs, perform requirements analysis, develop and deliver reports and dashboards as per the requirements and contribute to the development and delivery of user training and documentation. The candidate will work under the general direction of the manager or the principal Systems Analyst and will independently determine and develop approach to solutions. The candidate will follow established procedures and contribute to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects and keep up-to-date with the technology shifts through training. 
 
 Skills Required • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar • 5+ years of experience working in information technology industry • 4+ years of experience developing reports and dashboards using IBM Cognos 10.2 or higher (experience with other BI tools – Power BI, Tableau, Business objects, etc. a plus) • 3+ years of experience with Cognos administration – Server administration (install, upgrade, troubleshoot Cognos environments), content administration (reports/package promotion, user security). • Experience with Deltek CostPoint, Deltek Time Collection and Deltek GovWin a plus • Strong knowledge of data warehousing – Dimensional (Kimball methodology) as well as Relational (Inmon methodology) • Intermediate SQL and PL/SQL experience (Oracle) – development (query tuning a plus) • Proficient with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) • Proficient with MS Visio or similar diagramming/vector programming tools – be able to develop and maintain architecture diagrams of the BI environments • Operating Systems Experience: Windows 2008 R2 or later, Windows 7 or later • Virtual team collaboration tools such as webex, at&t etc. • Requirements analysis experience • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Strong interpersonal skills • Excellent problem solving skills • Experience developing user documentation and training material 
 
 Skills Preferred: • Experience with JavaScript, XML and Java Soft Skills: • Work individually and in a matrix environment • Work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment • Communicate (written and oral) effectively and demonstrate professional interpersonal skills • Interact professionally with clients and vendors • Build positive working relationships with employees at all levels within the organization • Meet deadlines as necessary • Effectively work with minimal supervision • “Can-do” attitude, pro-active and resourceful
 
Experience Required • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar • 5+ years of experience working in information technology industry • 4+ years of experience developing reports and dashboards using IBM Cognos 10.2 or higher (experience with other BI tools – Power BI, Tableau, Business objects, etc. a plus) • 3+ years of experience with Cognos administration – Server administration (install, upgrade, troubleshoot Cognos environments), content administration (reports/package promotion, user security). • Experience with Deltek CostPoint, Deltek Time Collection and Deltek GovWin a plus • Strong knowledge of data warehousing – Dimensional (Kimball methodology) as well as Relational (Inmon methodology) • Intermediate SQL and PL/SQL experience (Oracle) – development (query tuning a plus) • Proficient with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) • Proficient with MS Visio or similar diagramming/vector programming tools – be able to develop and maintain architecture diagrams of the BI environments • Operating Systems Experience: Windows 2008 R2 or later, Windows 7 or later • Virtual team collaboration tools such as webex, at&t etc. • Requirements analysis experience • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Strong interpersonal skills • Excellent problem solving skills • Experience developing user documentation and training material 
 
Education Required Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar 
 
Preferred Location: This is a remote position; prefer candidates local to the Reston.
 
 

 
Priyanka Chhabra
Technical Recruiter
(661) 829-4924
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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Reston, VA
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/8/2019

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